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Whitney Museum receives a goft for education from the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation

8 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The Whitney Museum of American Art has received a $2 million gift from the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation to support its award-winning education programs, Adam D. Weinberg, Alice Pratt Brown Director of the Whitney, announced today. Show More Summary

Guadalajara in 35mm: A Children's Photography Project

[This originally appeared in Quail Bell Magazine, a place for real and unreal stories from around the world.] Author's Note: "Guadalajara in 35mm" was on display at the Virginia Center of Latin American Art in January 2013 and also is...Show More Summary

Will He Be Able to Master the Art of Love?

American artist Jeremy Keane has clever wit, an enormous talent, and a reputation for visiting the wrong places as well as painting the wrong things. But his brothel-hopping masks an ulterior motive and his art masks a dark secret that even he doesn't want to face. Show More Summary

Art House Sirens American Western Blu-ray Double Feature: “Duel At Diablo” and “Monte Walsh”

Back in the day, when home video movie libraries were set to become a “thing,” rather than the cloud/streaming BS that is now “the thing,” MGM/UA’s laserdisc division began issuing two-disc “double feature” packages. Woody Allen’s “Bananas”...Show More Summary

Whoa, Pentagon Influences TV Shows Like 'American Idol'? New Documents Show Scary Collaboration

The military is everywhere in our arts and entertainment looking for a way to promote its public relations agenda. It's a little-known fact that the Pentagon has for years directly influenced the production of a wide variety of television programming. Show More Summary

Island-Hopping for Art in Boston Harbor

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

BOSTON — As the ferry chugs away from Long Wharf and drifts out into the open water of Boston Harbor, one is reminded that it was the ocean trade that defined the roots of this old American city.

Washington forgets the art of friendship

Bob Dole, now 92 and in a wheelchair, made a rare return visit to Congress on Monday to celebrate this week's 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act - the sort of big bipartisan triumph of yore that now seems unimaginable.

A Brief Introduction to the Art of Catching Hell

There are about 100 ways to become a better writer. For example, you could: Read 100 books Listen to Ira Glass’s This American Life Cultivate a sick sense of humor Think like a psychologist Rack up rejections Write like mad But did you...Show More Summary

How to Appreciate Modern Art Like a Pro

3 days agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Feeling a little intimidated by the prospect of visiting galleries full of modern art? You're not alone. Luckily, Kathryn Potts of the Whitney Museum of American Art dropped by An Even Better You to tell us how to dive into the art scene.  

The Propeller Group’s ‘A Universe of Collisions,’ the Final Show at Grand Arts, Opens August 7

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

The Propeller Group faced impossibly long odds from the outset of A Universe of Collisions. Inspired by a rare artifact from the American Civil War – opposing bullets, conjoined mid-air – the Vietnam-based collective encountered immense tactical challenges in trying to replicate it.

Ted Cruz and the politics of faith and fear: How the GOP mastered the art of exploiting scared Christians

3 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Originally published at The Washington Spectator American politics is not easy for believers. “This is a forum where our candidates can share their faith and testimony and not feel ostracized. Except maybe by the press,” Mary Frances Forrester told me. “Here, we can ask questions and candidates can...

‘Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp’ Clip Teaches a Valuable Life Lesson

Summer camp isn’t just about woodland hikes and friendship bracelets. It’s also a place to learn some some valuable life lessons, like the art of negotiating as taught in this very first Wet Hot American Summer First Day of Camp clip. Show More Summary

An American In China: From L.A. Curator To Gallery Founder In Beijing

BEIJING – Shop owners, art curators, foreign visitors and local artists wave and say hi to curator James Elaine as he pushes his bicycle through a decommissioned military factory turned bohemian artist neighborhood here called Dashanzi Art District, or more typically, the 798 Art Zone. Once a manufacturing collaboration between the [...]

6 ways to be a better ally to people living with disabilities

When it comes to talking about disability, we don't. Nearly one in five Americans reports living with a disability, yet our silence prevents us from aiding in destigmatization, fair access and equal opportunity See also: Art projectShow More Summary

New book explores Norman Rockwell's life and work in conjunction with the touring exhibition of his work

5 days agoArts : Artdaily

For over fifty years the art of Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) entered the homes of millions of Americans on the covers of the Saturday Evening Post. As one of the most popular American artists of the past century, Rockwell was a man that...Show More Summary

Morse Museum's 2015-2016 schedule includes Tiffany lamp exhibits

5 days agoArts : Artdaily

The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art launches its 2015?2016 season this fall with a complete reinstallation of the museum?s popular exhibit of Tiffany Studios? lamps and lighting fixtures and an accompanying focus exhibition on the firm?s Daffodil design reading lamp. Show More Summary

Hollywood salute for production designer James Bissell

The American Cinematheque and the Art Directors Guild's Film Society celebrate the career of Oscar-nominated production designer James Bissell on Sunday at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. Among the films Bissell designed are 1982's "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial," 2005's "Good Night, and Good Luck"...

Crystal Bridges debuts two exhibitions: Warhol's Nature and Jamie Wyeth

6 days agoArts : Artdaily

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces Warhol?s Nature, on view through October 5, and the opening of Jamie Wyeth, on view July 25 through October 5, 2015. Admission is $8 for a combined ticket from July 25 ? October 5 and as always, temporary exhibitions are free for museum members and youth ages 18 and under. Show More Summary

Works by Lichtenstein and Botero featured in Ahlers & Ogletree's two session auction

6 days agoArts : Artdaily

Two signed lithographs by famed American Pop Art icon Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997), three works by the noted Mexican artist Leonardo Nierman (b. 1932), and a signed lithograph by renowned Colombian artist Fernando Botero (b. 1932), are...Show More Summary

Hadrien Viraben awarded the 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

6 days agoArts : Artdaily

The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded Hadrien Viraben the 2015 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize. Viraben?s prize-winning essay, ?Achille Segard Interviews Mary Cassatt: A Living Master of Impressionism,...Show More Summary

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